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by JaclynF

RAINN, one of the largest and best-funded organizations addressing sexual violence in the US, publicly advised the federal government that a) campus judicial systems are bunk, and the only answer to rape is the criminal justice system, b) there is no rape culture, and c) women should prevent rape by not carrying heavy things. Wagatwe Wanjuki, co-organizer for Ed Act Now and Feministing contributor, joins Jaclyn to try to answer the obvious questions raised by RAINN’s statements (namely, WTF?!?!?!!), and to broaden the conversation out to what campuses and the federal government should actually be doing for survivors, and to prevent more rape from happening.

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Show notes:

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